Orange County Sees Drastic Spike In Anti-Asian Hate Incidents, Report FindsThe report found an 1,800% jump in anti-Asian hate incidents in 2020 compared to 2019.
Councilwoman Nithya Raman Introduces Motion To Improve City's System For Reporting Hate CrimesThe Councilwoman cited the disparity between the number of hate crimes reported to law enforcement versus the number reported to the nonprofit Stop AAPI Hate.
Asian American Woman Attacked In Alleged Hate Crime In Culver CityInvestigators are looking into possible hate crime charges after an Asian American woman was assaulted on her way to work overnight Sunday.
'We Are As American As Anyone Else': Local Residents React To Federal Hate Crime Bill Aimed At Protecting AAPI CommunityHate crimes against the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community have been on the rise nationwide, and now the federal government is stepping in to combat the attacks with a new bill.
Healthcare Workers Gather For Solidarity Vigil Against AAPI HateA vigil was held on Friday to promote solidarity in the Asian American Pacific Islander community following an increase in violent crimes against AAPI individuals.
Increase In Self-Defense Class Registrations Amid Spike Of Anti-Asian Hate CrimesThe rise in anti-Asian American Pacific Islander hate crimes has led to a growing increase in self-defense classes.
Demonstrators Rally In San Gabriel Valley To Push For End To Anti-Asian Hate CrimesAs anti-Asian crime and hate continue to be on the rise, activists marched on Friday in Southern California with a message loud and clear.
'It's Disgusting': Racist Anti-Asian Letter Saying 'Go Back To Your Country' Sent To Grieving FamilyFollowing the deadly spa shootings in Atlanta that left eight people dead, including six Asian Americans, there is growing concern about the safety of people within the Asian American Pacific Islander community, which is seeing an uptick in hate incidents.
Hundreds Gather At 'Stop Asian Hate' Candlelight Vigil In AlhambraHundreds of people gathered at a candlelight vigil called 'Stop Asian Hate' as crimes against Asian-Americans have been skyrocketing.
Biden Speaks After Meeting With Asian American Leaders In Atlanta Following ShootingsPresident Joe Biden delivered remarks at Emory University on Friday, after he and Vice President Kamala Harris met with Asian American leaders to discuss the recent rise in attacks against the Asian American community.
Stop AAPI Hate: Caravan Held In Koreatown Speaking Out On Violence Against Asian American CommunityA caravan was organized in Koreatown on Friday to speak out against hate crimes against the Asian American Pacific Islander community.
LAPD Responds To Increase In Hate Crimes Against Asian ResidentsA new report from Stop APPI Hate shows nearly 3,800 racially motivated attacks against Asian Americans were reported from March of last year to February of this year in the United States.
Report: Orange County Hate Crimes Against Asian-Americans Up 1,200%Orange County leaders are vowing to crack down on anti-Asian hate incidents. Since the pandemic began, these crimes are up by an estimated 1,200% in the area, according to the Center For The Study Of Hate And Extremism.